Health Insurance PLUS

One of Gemany´s leading public health insurance providers
Public Health Insurance

BARMER Public Health Insurance for international students coming Germany to study full-time at a university

Key Facts
  • Perfect for full-time university students up to 30 years of age

  • Extensive medical coverage for all your health needs

  • Payout of more than €100 in bonus each year with the BARMER bonus program

  • Cashless doctors visits

  • Covers existing medical conditions

  • Regulated by the German Government

FREE Travel Insurance

Travel (incoming) Insurance to cover the German student visa application. Mandatory requirement by German embassies and consulates

Key Facts
  • FREE when becoming an allyWays insurance customer

  • Valid upto 180 days (covers all visa requirements)

  • Accepted by German embassies for student visa

  • The insurance sum is unlimited. (> €30,000)

  • Flexible start date for the policy

  • The coverage fulfils all the requirements for a Schengen Student Visa (Art. 15 of the Visa Codex.)

About BARMER Health Insurance

BARMER is one of Germany‘s largest providers of public Health Insurance. It has been helping improve Germany’s healthcare for over a hundred years and continues to shape its future. About 9 million people have put their trust in BARMER.
Members benefit from a wide range digital services: Practical apps help manage your health and your Health Insurance related topics easily.Through numerous networks with specialists, hospitals and universities, BARMER provides you with innovative and the best possible medical care.
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Free choice of doctor and hospital

In the event of illness, BARMER members can choose freely between all registered medical practitioners and hospitals
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€100 cash or other attractive bonuses each year

The BARMER Bonus Program allows you to collect bonus points by engaging in health-promoting activities, such as joining a fitness class. You can then redeem these points directly in the app
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Always by your side

BARMER is present all over Germany with around 400 service points and offers useful and relevant advice over different contact channels - 24 hours a day.
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Healthy teeth are priceless. BARMER covers the costs for dental treatment and check-ups – without time limit and in accordance with statutory provisions and non-statutory benefits
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Medical advice via telephone

The BARMER Teledoctor is on call around the clock to answer any questions you have on medication or treatment.
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The BARMER online service centre and secure member area Meine BARMER allows you to access many of our BARMER services digitally via smartphone app or web browser. For example, you can download your health insurance certificate.
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Electronic Health Insurance card

The electronic Health Insurance card gives you fast access to the best treatment and healthcare wherever you happen to be in Europe. Simply present your Health Insurance card when you need to visit a doctor.
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Getting a second opinion

If you need an operation or have a special illness, we support you to receive valuable second opinions and arrange earlier medical appointments with leading specialist physicians.


We require passport and admission letter to open BARMER Health Insurance.
International students who has got an admission in a state recognized University for Bachelor/Master and not older than 30 years, are eligible to apply for the Public Health Insurance.
Health Insurance confirmation certificate will be sent to you within 2 hours after you register with us (during working hours).
For Students below the age of 23 and students who have children being above 23 years of age the monthly contribution is €111,07.
Students above the age of 23 up to 30 without children pay a monthly amount of €113,70
You can obtain free Travel Insurance by becoming an allyWays insurance customer. It’s your personal allyWays-Bonus.
Yes, you can change the travel date of the Travel Insurance. You can write to with your revised travel date. We will send you the updated Travel Insurance.
The Travel Insurance is valid upto 180 days and provides unlimited coverage. (Embassy requires minimum of €30,000 for Travel Insurance).
You can activate your BARMER Health Insurance by uploading the details (Enrollment certificate, German address and current account details) in your online portal.
Once BARMER receive and verify the documents for the activation, the insurance card will be dispatched to your address. This normally takes upto 2 weeks.
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